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Northern Lights Wildlife Wolf Centre

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Interesting wildlife centre

The wildlife centre is quite fun to visit. The centre has a ton of information that people can... read more

Reviewed 15 October 2018
BarkShadeau
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Montreal, Canada
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Interesting but a bit out of the way

This involved a drive from our hotel and required the use of Hwy 1 which is crazy busy. Once off... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
E2684TNpickyfromuk
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This involved a drive from our hotel and required the use of Hwy 1 which is crazy busy. Once off the main highway on the roads up to the centre the pace is more dignified and there are attractive woods and farms. There are plenty...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank E2684TNpickyfromuk
Reviewed 6 November 2018

We have been to many wolf enclosures and this one ranks right at the top. It is small but the educational aspect is well worth a visit. All the exhibits, plus the lecture are informative and do not sugar coat the wolf or its plight...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank countryval
Reviewed 16 October 2018

It's a bit off the highway, with limited parking. The guided part of the visit is a very set recital of information (much of which is also on the very interesting information boards). There was no chance to ask questions during the talk, we were...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 15 October 2018 via mobile

The wildlife centre is quite fun to visit. The centre has a ton of information that people can read. As a warning, which isn’t a negative comment, but the information can be a bit shocking but if they don’t shock people, change will not happen....More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank BarkShadeau
Reviewed 8 October 2018

It's definitely worth a visit but not quite all it's cracked up to be. It's hard to see wolves, who need a large territory, cooped up in those smallish enclosures (I'd say the size of two to three large living rooms). They look bored. However,...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank moritherapy
Reviewed 30 September 2018

The park was super small, we saw 6 wolfs(we almost didn't see them' we had to search deep) . the wolf were sleeping when we got there. there was nothing to do there after 2 minute we were about to go until a woman stopped...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

This place is a little off the beaten track and isn't huge, but the wolves are beautiful and when we were there they were playing and howling together. The staff are very well informed and clearly care a lot about the animals - this is...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank englishinthenorth
Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

Nip in while driving to kelowna ! Admission price $12 ! Arrived in time to see the wolves back from there walk ! Domesticated wolfs but hav never seen one before ! I am not usually a fan of zoos/wildlife places but this one was...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank bellamac7
Reviewed 28 September 2018

I was totally excited to find this place for something to do on our 2200 mile road trip. But I do have to say that I too was disappointed, mostly from the point of view that when one is coming to see the animals it...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank tinker1bell
Reviewed 20 September 2018 via mobile

My boyfriend and I saw this place after we came from the bison ranch just around the corner. We had a spare hour and thought why not! We joined the talk (I think she was the owner) that was very educational, finding out how important...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Brenna K
13 February 2017|
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Response from bmac2013 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, I agree with the people above, it will take about 45 minutes. You can get a great map of the area from the Tourist Center on Highway 1. Also when driving those back roads be very watchful, as wildlife can jump out of... More
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Barbara M
8 January 2017|
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Response from Oracai | Reviewed this property |
I am a reviewer, not the sanctuary. You will have to contact them to get the answers you seek. Good luck.
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